London (ANI): The cast of musical comedy-drama TV series 'Glee" has
broken late Elvis Presley"s 50-year record, as the act to score 20
top 40 hits in the shortest space of time. The cast"s cover of
Britney Spears" hit 'Toxic" entered the singles chart at number 40,
and it took them just 57 weeks, compared to Presley"s 88 weeks, to
achieve the record.
The group, which has sold more than two million singles, now has
three top 10 and six top 20 hits under its belt. “This is a quite
amazing achievement by the Glee cast to be in the same company as
the likes of Elvis Presley, in fact beating his 50-year-old
record," the BBC quoted Martin Talbot, managing director of the
Official Charts Company, as saying.
'Glee", which is about a high school musical group, won best TV
musical or comedy as well as two supporting actor prizes at the